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  A variety of contemporary fibers found at Eastern Illinois University



Welcome to the educational webpage for "From Fiber to Fabric: Uncovering the Handweaving Process."  This section provides classroom activities, discussion questions, and lesson plans relating to the exhibit and its themes.

In spring 2010, a travelling exhibit will be made available for schools and institutions to use.  If you are interested in hosting this exhibit, please contact Site Manager Matthew Mittelstaedt at (217) 345-1845 or HPA.LincolnLog@illinois.gov.


COVERLET GAMES is a page of both educational and fun interactive games based on the weaving process and coverlets.



Lesson Plans

Design A Coverlet Lesson Plan

 A Weaving All About You

Learning to Weave

Tool Indentification Worksheet with Answer Key

Educational Flashcards


Illinois State Board of Education Standards

Illinois Educational Standards